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A NEW FABRIC FOR SENIOR LIVES

TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – One of the hottest topics at the recently concluded M-Enabling Summit outside of Washington, DC was wearables – all of this great new technology that one way or another attaches to our … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM EUROPE’S BIG ELECTRONIC SHOW

TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – The big European consumer electronics show in Berlin is called IFA. In covering this event for my blog Tech 50+ and for RetireUSA, it was clear that technology is waking up to sleep. … Continue reading

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DIFFERENT WAYS TO CREATE FAMILY

RETIREMENT COACHING – DEBBIE DRINKARD GROVUM – “All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” Leo Tolstoy wasn’t quite right about this, at least about happy families being alike. People create happy families in … Continue reading

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WRAP UP – GIFTS FOR GRADS AND DADS

TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE  – Following up on my gifts for grads and dads, Part 1 (http://www.tech50plus.com/dads-grads-gift-guide-part-1-college-grads/), here are links to three more blogs that cover a wide variety of great gifts. Part 2 (http://www.tech50plus.com/dads-and-grads-part-2-gifts-for-the-senior-dad/) covers gifts … Continue reading

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A BREAKTHROUGH FOR SENIORS WITH LOW VISION

TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE  – Annoyances can turn into truly challenging disabilities as we age.  For many years we’ve been hearing that one day technology could really help overcome low vision or blindness, hearing loss, or loss … Continue reading

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SOCIAL SECURITY’S ‘ZOMBIE’ ACCOUNTS

THINKING RETIREMENT – ANDY LANDIS – Social Security has a number of offbeat “quirks.” Here are the top 10, including how to turn your payments into zombies. Quirk No. 10: Your birthday isn’t your birthday – Federal law says you … Continue reading

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ENJOYING THE FREEDOM OF RETIREMENT

KEEPING ACTIVE – DAVE BERNARD – A typical life story for most of us might go something like this: Our first 25 years are spent growing up, experiencing an introduction to the realities of what it means to become an … Continue reading

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MOTHER’S DAY GIFT WISH LIST

TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY KAYE  – With Mother’s Day coming up, here’s my tech gift round up for the moms you love! Contigo West Loop Hot and Cold Travel Mug–  For the Mom on the go.  This isn’t electronic, but … Continue reading

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WILL BOOMERS LOVE WINDOWS 8?

TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY KAYE – Microsoft is making a huge bet that its new Windows 8 operating system will reinvigorate the company with a dramatic new look. This is the biggest makeover of Windows in more than twenty … Continue reading

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RETIRE IN WASHINGTON

PLACES TO RETIRE – WASHINGTON RETIREMENT – Retire USA currently features four cities for retirement in Washington: Spokane, Seattle, Bellevue, and Tacoma. Washington is a state with jaw dropping scenery for every taste. The spectacular Cascade Range with its snow-capped … Continue reading

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